Calling All First-Generation College Students

The First-Generation Student Engagement Committee invites you to participate in two events:


  • Tuesday, November 7, 2023
  • Learning Center Lobby and West Hall Lobby
  • 9:00-10:30 AM

Stop by the table on your way to or from classes for donuts, drinks and giveaways   


  • Thursday, November 9, 2023
  • 11/112 Anderson Center
  • 4:00-6:00 PM

This is a chance to meet and talk with other Hamline first generation students, staff and faculty to talk about shared experiences. You will have the opportunity to expand their community on campus and gain advice, resources, and perspective from others who have navigated higher education as First Gen students. 

Planned discussion topics include:

  • Financial Responsibility/Independence
  • The First in the Family - Pride and Pressure; Passions and Career
  • Finding Your Community
  • Imposter Syndrome: The Hidden Curriculum
  • Navigating unspoken expectations, culture, and policies
  • Stress and Mental Wellness 

Please Complete this RSVP Form  by Tuesday, November 7th so that we can plan for enough food, supplies and swag.